Offers country and regional profiles including maps , information on literacy , gnp , poverty , and comparison rankings.
|Countries of the World|
Information from the cia world fact book , united nations statistical office , library of congress country studies and other sources. features calculated country ranks , maps , country and airport codes.
Directory features articles about different countries organized by continent and offers information on natural resources , people , arts , economy , government , and history.
Full text version of books included in the country studies/area handbook program sponsored by the u. s. department of army.
|Country Studies - The Library of Congress|
Online series containing studies of 91 countries.
Network of networks for research and cooperation in cultural development. features databank of regional policies , institutions , and resources; current publications and research; membership and participation information.
|Global Studies Program - Masters in Social Sciences|
Study focus on globalization , international governance and cultural change. degree program jointly run by universities in freiburg , new delhi , and singapore.
|Institute for Global Studies|
A research unit at johns hopkins university that specializes in the study of global power , culture , and history. features newsletter , calendar of events and program information.
|MSU Global Access|
Search engine from michigan state university features access to courses , maps , news , data sources , and current research. database is sorted by region , country , thematic area , constituency group , and resource type.
Non-profit organization dedicated to geographic , political , economic and historical information for many countries and regions. features catalog of area studies , as well as contact information and mission statement for the group.
Provides country and regional graphs and descriptive statistics based on geography , military , economy , crime , education , and transportation.
An overview article that includes a discussion of important authors in the field.
Gives an overview of economics , politics , healthcare , nutrition and crimes rates occurring in nations around the world , especially as it affects children.